Restaurants call for year-end increase to 8-pax dine-in capacity: The Big Story Ep 118

  • 20 Nov 2021

The Big Story Ep 118: Restaurants call for year-end increase to 8-pax dine-in capacity 6:22 mins Synopsis: This is a special episode of The Straits Times' video series The Big Story, hosted by Hairianto Diman and Olivia Quay. At the opening ceremony of Restaurant Asia 2021 (Nov 18-20), a three-day food and beverage symposium and trade show expected to attract 3,000 participants, Mr Andrew Kwan, president of Restaurant Association of Singapore (RAS), called for an increase of dining capacity to eight people to help the battered food and beverage industry get back on its feet. In an interview with The Big Story, event co-chairman and RAS management committee member Diana Teo joins the call for capacity limits and the 1-metre social distancing rule to be re-examined, and discusses the new normal for the F&B industry. Read more: Produced by: ST Video team Edited by: ST Video team and Hadyu Rahim Discover The Straits Times Videos: Discover ST podcasts: Channel: Spotify: Apple Podcasts: Google podcasts: Websites: Feedback to:  Follow Hairianto Diman on Instagram: Follow Olivia Quay on Instagram: --- Discover more ST podcast series: Green Pulse Podcast: Health Check Podcast: ST Sports Talk Podcast: Life Weekend Picks Podcast: #PopVultures Podcast: Bookmark This! Podcast: Lunch With Sumiko Podcast: Discover BT Podcasts: Follow our shows then, if you like short, practical podcasts! See for privacy information.